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Klaipeda University Hospital is renewing its activities
2020-04-27

At the request of the hospital, on 24 of April a re-inspection was carried out by the National Center for Public Health at the SAM and the hospital received an inspection report stating that no violations had been detected at Klaipėda University Hospital.  

At April 25 the hospital administration made a decision to resume the activities of the hospital's emergency department in the central building No. 1 (Liepojos str. 41) as of April 28.  

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more Covid-19 infected patients are also treated at Klaipeda University Hospital for other diseases
2020-04-16

Klaipėda University Hospital is the only hospital in Klaipėda and Tauragė counties where all patients infected with Covid-19 virus are treated. For this purpose is provided  a separate corps of infectious diseases, specially trained medical staff is employed.

Between patients infected with the Covid-19 virus there are those with chronic conditions that require constant, uninterrupted treatment.

These days, hemodialysis procedures have been started in the corpus of infectious diseases for infected patients with chronic renal failure. For this purpose, in this corps very operatively during St. Easter holidays, was installed separate special equipment for infected patients, with trained staff.

The responsibility is heightened by the fact that everything happens with infected patients and in an infected environment.

The hospital staff handles this task perfectly.

 4 patients are currently on dialysis.

more Activities of Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory of Klaipeda University Hospital
2020-04-16

The Hospital Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory has already performed 5,332 examinations of Covid-19 and identified 269 infected patients.

With this medical equipment, under the guidance of med. dr. doc. Jūratė Kasnauskienė is working a group of young specialist geneticists. This is a huge challenge for the staff - a large amount of continuous work and, of course, responsibility.

It is hoped that such a solution will improve the situation in Western Lithuania with regard to the diagnosis of Covid-19 virus infection and that the necessary tests can be performed more and much faster. All patients will receive the required treatment more quickly when they are diagnosed with Covid-19. Physicians from other medical institutions and hospitalized patients will be investigated in accordance with the procedure established by the Minister of SAM and municipal administrations.  

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more The number of patients recovering covid-19 is increasing
2020-04-11

In Klaipėda University Hospital, four more patients treated for Covid-19 have recovered. Covid-19 virus was not detected in their re-examinations.

A total of 14 patients were recovered in the hospital.

more Information on the results of coronavirus (COVID-19) studies in the molecular diagnostic laboratory of Klaipėda University Hospital
2020-04-09

Two doctors were detected infected with covid-19 virus a few days ago.

In case of doubts about the accuracy of the positive test responses of these hospital doctors, the hospital laboratory with newly installed automated molecular diagnostic equipment was re-tested on these five samples with the reagents of another manufacturer.

The results of the retests of both doctors were negative, the doctors appeared healthy.

 Both will successfully return to work. Currently, a total of 16 medics and one worker with a history of covid-19 infection have tested negative for covid-19 infection, and they are healthy.

The reasons for the non-compliance of the tests - the failure of medical equipment or the non-compliance of the reagents - shall be investigated.

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more Hospital information about sponsors
2020-04-07

Until April 7, people were contacted in a separate special hospital support account to combat the Covid-19 virus pandemic in the region, 17 thousand 625 eur.

On behalf of the hospital community, we sincerely thank all the supporters who supported the hospital. All funds will be used to address the problems caused by the coronavirus.

Director of Hospital Prof. Vinsas Janušonis

more Information on the results of coronavirus (COVID-19) studies in the molecular diagnostic laboratory of Klaipėda University Hospital
2020-04-07

Four doctors and one hospital staff were detected infected with covid-19 virus a few days ago.

In case of doubts about the accuracy of the positive test responses of these hospital medics, the hospital laboratory with newly installed automated molecular diagnostic equipment was re-tested on these five samples with the reagents of another manufacturer.

All five retests were negative, the medics and the employee appeared healthy.

All will successfully return to work.Currently, a total of 14 medics and one worker with a history of covid-19 infection, after repeated tests for covid-19 infection have tested negative, they are healthy.

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more Hospital information about sponsors
2020-04-06

Until April 6 in a separate special hospital support account for combating the Covid-19 virus pandemic in the region received 12 thousand 546 eur. On behalf of the hospital community, we sincerely thank all the supporters who supported the hospital. All funds will be used to address the problems caused by the coronavirus.

 Director of Hospital Prof. Vinsas Janušonis

more Information from Klaipėda University Hospital for patients
2020-04-06

We inform that biological therapy for patients continues and will be ensured on a permanent and regular period.

Doctors rheumatologists, gastroenterologists and neurologists prescribe biological therapy to patients in the hospital's outpatient counseling unit in Corps 2, Liepaja st. 43.Preregistration of patients by telephone 396523, 396568, 396594.

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more The number of recovering patients in Klaipėda is increasing
2020-04-05

Another patient who has been identified as a coronavirus and treated in hospital has been released from Klaipėda University Hospital. After repeated examinations, without the detection of the Covid-19 virus, the healthy patient is released home.

In total, seven healthy patients have already been released from the hospital.

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